Orange Mud Adventure Channel Podcast
The goal of the Orange Mud Adventure and Endurance Channel is to highlight the most amazing race directors, athletes, nutritionist, trainers, and influencers in the endurance community. A heavy focus will be on the trail and ultra running, mountain biking, adventure racing, and triathlon distances. We're a bit nerdy here about all these disciplines, and can't wait to interview a lot of our favorite people, and learn from their experiences. If you know of someone that you'd like to be on the podcast, please reach out on our contact page and let us know! Links below, but also syndicated on iTunes, Google Play, Libsyn, Stitcher, and Tunein.
Episode 1: Paul Jesse, race director, Off Road Pursuits discusses how to put on a trail racing, racing 100 milers and more.
Episode 2: Ultrarunning athlete and world record holder Zach Bitter discusses running crazy fast for very long distances, setting records, and how he fuels.
Episode 3: Dirty Kanza 200 race director Jim Cummins and Lelan Dains break down the DK200 to us which makes us realize, this race is even harder than we initially thought!
Episode 4: Scott Mills, San Diego 100 race director and ultrarunning legend chats about Western States for the 19th time, the epic San Diego 100, and taking a helicopter ride in a basket....
Episode 5: Craig Thornley, Western States 100 executive director, aka Mr. Lord Balls....gives us the run down on his racing and race directing of Western States 100 this year, and a bit of history on the sport.
Episode 6: Nickademus Hollon, ultrarunner, coach, and endurance expert teaches us about activating muscles, a different twist on weight training for endurance athletes, and about Pyrex container sales. Yeah, you have to listen to figure that one out!
Episode 7: Rob Goyen, Trail Racing Over Texas race director sheds some insight into how TROT came about, and his backstory of drugs and alcohol then a pivot into health, endurance rowing, and race directing to give back.
Episode 8: Angie Asche, Endurance Sports Nutritionist opens our eyes on proper fueling, answers questions we've had for years about recovery, booze impacts, fast food, food logs, and more. If you care about nutrition, this is an amazing episode!
Episode 9: Ken Chlouber and Merilee Maupin, founders of the Leadville race series are two amazing characters that had us smiling through the entire recording. What started as a goal to bring tourism to Leadville has still been widely achieved, but even more, they are giving back to their community in more ways than just summer traffic.
Episode 10: Robyn Benincasa, World Champion Adventure Racer, Speaker, and one of the toughest women on the planet (the most tough in our opinion)!
Episode 11: Live 4/27. Primal Quest race director, Maria Burton discusses the monster of Adventure Races called PQ, and how she is working to rebuild this prestigious event.
Episode 12: Live 5/4. Todd Sadow, Epic Rides founder discusses two new events, the start of Epic Rides, and how he and his team have built an amazing mountain biking race/community.
Episode 13: Live 5/11. Lifelong Endurance coaches Andrew Simmons and Katie Whidden discuss training tips for runners and triathletes.
Episode 14: Live 5/18. Jordan Bryden, Canadian, Pro Triathlete, discuss training tips, disc wheels, and keeping things simple in Ironman.
Episode 15: Live 5/25. Don Reicholdt, Leadman Finisher and how he trained for his first Leadman.
Episode 16: Live 6/1. Dirtbag Runners Founder, Crista Scott discusses just how she loves to be a dirtbag!
Episode 17: Live 6/8. Kaci Lickteig, aka the Pixie Ninja on going fast.
Episode 16: Live 6/15. Pete Kostelnick, run across america champion, discusses how he achieved such an amazing feat.
Episode 17: Live 6/22. Dr. Michelle Cleere - sports psychologist, discusses how to deal with the mental game through training and racing.
Episode 20: Live 6/29. Infinit Nutrition, with Michael Folan discusses how to maintain proper nutrition through training and racing.